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U.S. judge orders release of Peru ex-president on bail due to coronavirus outbreak

Published on: Fri, 20 Mar 2020 1:04:05 UTC
News Agency: Reuters
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A U.S. judge on Thursday ordered the release of Peru ex-president Alejandro Toledo on bail from a California jail, where he has been held pending extradition proceedings, citing insufficient safeguards to protect older inmates with a heightened risk of illness from the coronavirus outbreak, according to a court filing.

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